Fencing at the 2000 Summer Olympics

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At the 2000 Summer Olympics, ten fencing events were contested. Men competed in both individual and team events for each of the three weapon types (épée, foil and sabre). Women competed in the foil and the épée events.[1]

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's épée  Pavel Kolobkov
Russia (RUS)
 Hugues Obry
France (FRA)
 Lee Sang-Ki
South Korea (KOR)
Men's team épée  Italy (ITA)
Angelo Mazzoni
Paolo Milanoli
Maurizio Randazzo
Alfredo Rota
 France (FRA)
Jean-François di Martino
Hugues Obry
Éric Srecki
 Cuba (CUB)
Nelson Loyola
Carlos Pedroso
Ivan Trevejo
Men's foil  Kim Young-Ho
South Korea (KOR)
 Ralf Bissdorf
Germany (GER)
 Dmitriy Shevchenko
Russia (RUS)
Men's team foil  France (FRA)
Jean-Noel Ferrari
Brice Guyart
Patrice Lhotellier
Lionel Plumenail
 China (CHN)
Dong Zhaozhi
Wang Haibin
Ye Chong
 Italy (ITA)
Daniele Crosta
Gabriele Magni
Salvatore Sanzo
Matteo Zennaro
Men's sabre  Mihai Claudiu Covaliu
Romania (ROU)
 Mathieu Gourdain
France (FRA)
 Wiradech Kothny
Germany (GER)
Men's team sabre  Russia (RUS)
Sergey Sharikov
Aleksey Frosin
Stanislav Pozdnyakov
 France (FRA)
Mathieu Gourdain
Julien Pillet
Cédric Séguin
Damien Touya
 Germany (GER)
Dennis Bauer
Wiradech Kothny
Alexander Weber
Women's épée  Tímea Nagy
Hungary (HUN)
 Gianna Hablützel-Bürki
Switzerland (SUI)
 Laura Flessel-Colovic
France (FRA)
Women's team épée  Russia (RUS)
Karina Aznavourian
Oxana Ermakova
Tatiana Logounova
Maria Mazina
 Switzerland (SUI)
Gianna Hablützel-Bürki
Sophie Lamon
Diana Romagnoli
 China (CHN)
Li Na
Liang Qin
Yang Shaoqi
Women's foil  Valentina Vezzali
Italy (ITA)
 Rita Koenig
Germany (GER)
 Giovanna Trillini
Italy (ITA)
Women's team foil  Italy (ITA)
Diana Bianchedi
Giovanna Trillini
Valentina Vezzali
 Poland (POL)
Sylwia Gruchała
Magdalena Mroczkiewicz
Anna Rybicka
Barbara Wolnicka
 Germany (GER)
Sabine Bau
Rita Koenig
Monika Weber

Medal table[edit]

Italy finished top of the fencing medal table at the 2000 Summer Olympics.[1]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Italy (ITA) 3 0 2 5
2  Russia (RUS) 3 0 1 4
3  France (FRA) 1 4 1 6
4  South Korea (KOR) 1 0 1 2
5  Hungary (HUN) 1 0 0 1
 Romania (ROM) 1 0 0 1
7  Germany (GER) 0 2 3 5
8  Switzerland (SUI) 0 2 0 2
9  China (CHN) 0 1 1 2
10  Poland (POL) 0 1 0 1
11  Cuba (CUB) 0 0 1 1

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 217 fencers (134 men and 83 women) from 40 nations competed at the Sydney Games:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Fencing: 2000 Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-02-25. 

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